The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 73 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 20 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.67% 0.72% 2.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.62% 4.85% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
208 165 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.32% 14.89% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 187 152 210
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Essex

WebSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +8 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Brentwood +10 5 £41,250 -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
Braintree - 1 £40,000 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) J2EE
2 32 (86.49%) JBoss
3 28 (75.68%) WebLogic
3 28 (75.68%) Oracle
4 27 (72.97%) GlassFish
5 26 (70.27%) PL/SQL
5 26 (70.27%) JMS
5 26 (70.27%) Hibernate
6 22 (59.46%) Maven
6 22 (59.46%) Data Mining
6 22 (59.46%) Ant
7 21 (56.76%) NoSQL
7 21 (56.76%) Gradle
8 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
8 18 (48.65%) HTML
8 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
8 18 (48.65%) OOP
8 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (43.24%) Automotive
10 15 (40.54%) Project Management
10 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
10 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
10 15 (40.54%) Degree
10 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
11 14 (37.84%) SQL
11 14 (37.84%) OO
11 14 (37.84%) Swing
11 14 (37.84%) RDBMS
12 13 (35.14%) CSS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (75.68%) WebLogic
2 27 (72.97%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
1 3 (8.11%) PaaS
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) LDAP
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) Data Mining
2 21 (56.76%) NoSQL
3 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
5 14 (37.84%) RDBMS
6 5 (13.51%) DB2
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
7 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Ant
1 22 (59.46%) Maven
2 21 (56.76%) Gradle
3 4 (10.81%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) VisualVM
General
1 16 (43.24%) Automotive
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
1 26 (70.27%) Java Developer
2 22 (59.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Programmer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) J2EE
2 26 (70.27%) JMS
2 26 (70.27%) Hibernate
3 18 (48.65%) HTML
4 14 (37.84%) Swing
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) Ajax
6 7 (18.92%) Spring
7 5 (13.51%) JSF
7 5 (13.51%) Java EE
7 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
8 4 (10.81%) JPA
8 4 (10.81%) Java SE
8 4 (10.81%) Servlets
8 4 (10.81%) Struts
8 4 (10.81%) EJB
9 3 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Open Source
3 5 (13.51%) iSeries
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) OOP
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
2 15 (40.54%) Project Management
3 14 (37.84%) OO
4 6 (16.22%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.11%) Document Management
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 26 (70.27%) PL/SQL
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) RPG
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) JBoss
2 28 (75.68%) Oracle
3 9 (24.32%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Juniper
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) SaltStack